Qualifications
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ACADEMIC PROFILE ...

      Certified Professional Estimator - ASPE, 2008

      Green Adventage Certified  - 2007

       LEED Certification in process

       Lead Paint removal specialist


Bachelor of Science in Construction Management; May, 1994
University of Nebraska; Lincoln, Nebraska

Bachelor of Arts in Architectural Studies; May, 1994
University of Nebraska; Lincoln, Nebraska

Pre-Architecture Studies; Fall, 1987 - Fall, 1989
University of Colorado; Boulder, Colorado


Honors/Distinctions ...

Certified Professional Estimator – ASPE, 2008
Interim President / 1st Vice President ASPE Brew City                   Chapter, 2007
Green Advantage® certified, 2007
Recipient, Steven J. Hespe Memorial Scholarship
Recipient, Lucille and Ivan Breunsbach Scholarship
Named to Sigma Lambda Chi Construction Management                 Honorary; Spring, 1993
Named as Senior of the year in the Department of                           Construction Management; Spring, 1994
Education 100% self-financed without loans

PROFESSIONAL PROFILE ...

Vice President of Building and Development
Turner Building and Consulting/TNT Family Inc.
Winterset, Iowa
November 2005 - Present

-Owner/Operator
-Marketing of Property and Services
-Consulting - preconstruction ( estimating/budgeting ),                      subcontractor and vendor referral services
-Planning & Zoning / Permit process management
-Land development
-Infrastructure construction and management
-Preparing conceptual  as well as firm bid estimates for                    negotiated and hard bid work
       -       Residential construction ( from Custom dream                                homes to minor renovation / restoration projects )
-Development / Construction financing coordination
      -        Bank redevelopment specialist

  
Senior Project Manager / Estimator
Construction Services Inc.
West Des Moines, Iowa
November 2007 – March 2009

-Lead Estimator   ( prepare conceptual as well as firm bid                 estimates for negotiated as well as internal              
               development/investment projects )
projects range in size from $500,000 - $50,000,000
-Primary duties involve pre-construction activities.

Project Estimator
Oscar J. Boldt Construction 
Waukesha, WI
April 2006 – November 2007

       -       Prepare conceptual as well as firm bid estimates for    
               negotiated and select bidder list type projects ranging in 
               size from $50,000 - $200,000,000

Project Manager / Estimator
Regency Commercial Services
West Des Moines, Iowa
August 2003 – January 2006

-Lead Estimator   ( prepare conceptual as well as firm bid                 estimates for negotiated as well as internal                   
               development/investment projects ), projects range in                       size from $500,000 - $60,000,000
-Serve with commercial design build construction                             contracting firm, providing management for company's                     projects.
-Monitor activity of company projects, assuring timely,                      accurate completion of all assignments by company       -       Offer client value engineering solutions and strategic 
               partnering offerings to insure repeat business.
-Monitor clients satisfaction during construction process.
-Prepare proposals for potential clients.

Vice President – Estimating / Project Management
The Henningsen Company
Des Moines, Iowa
April 2000 – August 2003

-Supervise estimating department  (prepare Construction
               Management budget estimates, Hard bid estimates, and
               Design Build – conceptual estimating ), projects range in
               size from $5,000 - $15,000,000
-Coordinate Project Management for all Design Build,                       Negotiated, and Hard Bid projects.
-Coordinate all field activities, field supervision, crews,                      and equipment.
-Serve with commercial design build construction                             contracting firm, providing management for company's                     projects.
-Monitor activity of company projects, assuring timely,                     accurate completion of all assignments by company                       employees and subcontractual laborers.
-Offer client value engineering solutions and strategic                       partnering offerings to insure repeat business.
-Monitor clients satisfaction during construction process.
-Prepare proposals for potential clients.

Chief  Estimator Ayars and Ayars Inc.; Des Moines, Iowa; November 1998 – April 2000

Chief  Estimator / Project Manager, The Henningsen Company; Mason City, Iowa; June 1997 – November 1998

Project Estimator / Project Manager, BUCON; Kansas City, Missouri; May 1994 – June 1997

Project Manager/Estimator, M. W. Anderson Construction Company; Lincoln, Nebraska; July, 1993 - May 1994
-Student internship


          Graduate of University of Nebraska 1994
BS - Construction Management  BA - Architecture